News of the day 8 August 2016
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Guardia Civil craft coming alongside a party boat.


Guardia inspecting party boats for safety, noise, drink and drugs

The operation by the Guardia Civil will continue this month, there having been twenty inspections of party boats up till now.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Carlos Peña Flores held in prison for what will now be a likely murder charge.


Alcudia woman set alight by her partner has died

Xue Sandra Saura passed away on Monday, the result of complications caused by her injuries.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Jason Moore of the Majorca Daily Bulletin shaking hands with King Felipe.

Royal family

More representatives of Balearic society than ever at King's reception

King Felipe and Queen Letizia greeted some 450 people to Sunday evening's reception at the Almudaina Palace.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Sineu's Much party.


Sineu introduces drinking bylaw in time for its huge fiesta party

Sineu's "Much" party, which goes on all day and is this coming Sunday, is one of the largest gatherings of people (mostly young) for any fiesta event.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Ramón Servalls, managing director of Bodegas Macia Batle.


Macia Batle and the "Concert of the Moon in the Vineyards"

The fifth "Concert of the Moon in the Vineyards" will be staged next Saturday, 13 August at Bodega Macia Batle in Santa Maria del Cami.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

News / Comment


Son Espases Hospital

Despite the alleged wheeling and dealings, we should all be proud of Son Espases.

Humphrey Carter

Holiday / Lifestyle

Letters to the editor

Letters to the Editor

A reader takes issue with attitudes towards customer service at Real Mallorca, while a German reader wants to know what rights British "expats" are now demanding.

Sport / Real Mallorca
Brandon Thomas saluting his goal against West Brom.

Real Mallorca

Real Mallorca looking good after 1-0 win

Real Mallorca continued their pre-season preparations with a well-deserved 1-0 win against the swaggering superstars of West Bromwich Albion.

Monro Bryce

Edition of 7 August 2016